Miesha Tate put her massive UFC comeback plans on pause earlier this 12 months to participate in Superstar Massive Brotherone of many greatest actuality exhibits on American tv. Not solely did Tate carry out higher than many anticipated, she wound up profitable the complete present, beating out stars just like the NBA’s Lamar Odom, NSYNC’s Chris Kirkpatrick, and Saturday Evening Stay‘s Chris Kattan.
On a brand new episode of The MMA HourTate broke down simply how robust an expertise Massive Brother is. She stated:
“That was type of a coaching camp in itself in its personal proper. The psychological grind, the emotional fortitude it took to get by means of that present … With the quarantine, it was 5 weeks. The worst half for me was not realizing what was occurring with my children. They’re such a giant a part of every single day for me. To not see them or not understand how they’re. It was undoubtedly a take a look at.”
Passing the take a look at got here with a fairly hefty monetary reward. Requested how a lot she made out of profitable Superstar Massive BrotherMiesha Tate stated:
“1 / 4 million. It was $250,000. So no small feat, for certain. For a month, it isn’t a nasty payday. It labored out. If I did not win it, it will not have been value it. No method. Second place acquired $50,000. Overlook that. I am simply telling you proper now, it was method more durable than anybody may have imagined. To be locked in a home with strangers, after which it is such a diabolical sport. You create these groups so you retain the votes in your aspect, however then you definately’re compelled to cannibalize your personal group and teammates as the sport goes on.”
Watch Miesha Tate talk about her Superstar Massive Brother expertise under:
Miesha Tate credit Chuck Liddell for getting her on Superstar Massive Brother
Whereas the UFC did not do an excessive amount of to advertise Miesha Tate’s profitable run on Superstar Massive Brotherthey have been those that got here to her with the chance. Tate defined that she was simply following within the footsteps of Massive Brother and Dancing With The Stars alumn Chuck Liddell.
“In my case they reached out to the UFC. I do not know in the event you knew this, however Chuck Liddell was on season one in all Superstar Massive Brother. And I believe by means of that correlation and them wanting to suit an athlete function, a feminine, possibly that connection was already made they usually reached out to the UFC. The UFC reached out to me and I used to be like ‘This sounds insane however signal me up.’ You realize me, I am a threat taker.”
The chance was value it in the long run for Miesah Tate. Sadly, ‘The Iceman’ did not fare as properly when he was on Superstar Massive Brother. Liddell was the primary particular person voted out of the home after simply ten days.